A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California. The epicenter was at a depth of -0.27 km (-0 miles). Exact location of event, depth -0.27 km, -118.838501° West, 37.5595016° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/07/17 / 2017-07-16 15:26:51 / July 16, 2017 @ 3:26 pm. The temblor was detected at 07:26:51 / 7:26 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nc72839676. Event ids that are associated: nc72839676.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 15 km (10 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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